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Christie Under Fire Due to Gifts From Cowboys Owner

Christie Under Fire Due to Gifts From Cowboys Owner

Critics of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are piling on after his office revealed that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry... Watch »

Jan 7, 2015
Jeb Bush Launches PAC Ahead of Possible 2016 Run

Jeb Bush Launches PAC Ahead of Possible 2016 Run

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush formally launched a fundraising committee that will allow him to raise cash ahead of a... Read »

Jan 6, 2015
Ex-Va. Governor Faces Decade-Plus in Prison at Corruption Sentencing

Ex-Va. Governor Faces Decade-Plus in Prison at Corruption Sentencing

Former Va. Gov. Bob McDonnell could be sentenced to more than a decade in prison Tuesday, months after he and his... Watch »

Jan 6, 2015
Brown Sworn In for Historic Fourth Term

Brown Sworn In for Historic Fourth Term

NBC4 political analyst Sherry Bebitch Jeffe discusses the big ideas presented in Gov. Jerry Brown's fourth inaugural... Watch »

Jan 5, 2015

Gov. Jerry Brown Through the Years

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Jan 5, 2015
Gov. Brown Embarks on Historic Fourth Term

Gov. Brown Embarks on Historic Fourth Term

Gov. Jerry Brown took the oath of office Monday to begin his historic fourth term as California governor. Watch »

Jan 5, 2015
LA Sheriff Wants Advisory-Only Citizens Panel

LA Sheriff Wants Advisory-Only Citizens Panel

Jim McDonnell is the new Los Angeles County Sheriff. There have been 31 other sheriffs since 1850. Watch »

Jan 4, 2015
Sheriff Wants Citizens Panel to Be Advisory Only

Sheriff Wants Citizens Panel to Be Advisory Only

Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell says he supports the appointment of a civilian commission overseeing his... Watch »

Jan 3, 2015
LA's Made in America Festival Valued at $14.7M

LA's Made in America Festival Valued at $14.7M

The Made in America festival held in downtown LA over Labor Day Weekend brought the city $14.7 million in local... Read »

Jan 4, 2015
Md. Governor to Commute Sentences of Last 4 on Death Row

Md. Governor to Commute Sentences of Last 4 on Death Row

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley says he will commute the capital sentences of the state's last four inmates on death... Read »

Dec 31, 2014

"Selfie" Protections Among New CA Laws

Protections on photos intended to be private are among the 930 new laws that will go into effect on Jan. 1. Read »

Dec 29, 2014
Calif. Senator Introduces Ignition Interlock Bill

Calif. Senator Introduces Ignition Interlock Bill

California State Senator Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo) announced he is introducing legislation that would require... Watch »

Dec 29, 2014
Drought, Plastic Bags Prompt New California Laws

Drought, Plastic Bags Prompt New California Laws

California's drought prompted the Legislature into action in 2014, leading lawmakers to regulate groundwater for the... Read »

Dec 27, 2014
NewsConference: How to Build a Resilient City

NewsConference: How to Build a Resilient City

NBC4's Conan Nolan's conversation with Dr.Judith Rodin, President of the Rockefeller Foundation and author of the... Watch »

Dec 28, 2014
NewsConf: How Can Cities Sustain Major Disasters?

NewsConf: How Can Cities Sustain Major Disasters?

The leader of the Rockefeller Foundation, Judith Rodin, Ph.D, has a new book titled "The Resilience Dividend:... Watch »

Dec 28, 2014
NewsConference: 2014's Ethical Challenges

NewsConference: 2014's Ethical Challenges

Michael Josephson, the founder of Josephson Institute of Ethics and Character Counts looks back at 2014 ethically. Watch »

Dec 28, 2014
NY Congressman Expected to Plead Guilty to Tax Fraud: Official

NY Congressman Expected to Plead Guilty to Tax Fraud: Official

New York Rep. Michael Grimm is expected to plead guilty to a single count of tax fraud Tuesday in Brooklyn federal... Read »

Dec 22, 2014
Ex-US Diplomat Urges Caution on Cuba

Ex-US Diplomat Urges Caution on Cuba

A former American diplomat who for years worked for the U.S. government while in Cuba issued a strong word of... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
NewsConference: LA Council Pres. on Paying to Vote

NewsConference: LA Council Pres. on Paying to Vote

Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson runs the second largest city in the nation. Nothing gets done without Watch »

Dec 21, 2014
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Herb Wesson: "It's All About Balance"

Former California Assembly Speaker and now Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson talks with NBC4's Conan... Watch »

Dec 21, 2014

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